Opinion


Don’t Call it a Comeback….The New Direction for Midlands Beer Blog

The Start As most good ideas do, the idea for starting the Midlands Beer Blog started from a chat between friends drinking beer. We asked why bother, right here. Our mission has always been to promote and celebrate the Midlands beers scene, to share our love and passion of the beers […]


CAMRA Chameleon?

I’ve been drinking real ale since I was old enough to drink, and craft beer has been a natural follow on from being a) young, and b) a lover of interesting, flavourful beers. However, I’ve only been a member of CAMRA for just over a year, partially encouraged by my […]


Traceability and Terroir

The terms traceability and terroir are massively important when it comes to selling high quality coffee, tea and wine – but much less so in beer. This blog post suggest some of the reasons the beer industry hasn’t fully embraced these terms as yet, and some signs that it is […]


My first Golden Pints

This is my first beer blog post and I’m starting things off in a fairly straight forward manner with my 2015 Golden Pints. The writing might have been straight forward, but the decisions definitely haven’t been – it’s been a year which has seen lots of great beers and beer […]